Tokyo: The Nippon Gakujutsu Shinokai, 1955. Hardcover. First Edition. 2 volume set in dust jackets. Small quarto. Brown silk covered boards with silver titles to covers and spines. Boards show little to no wear, save for a small smudge mark to the rear board of volume 2. Front pastedowns of both volumes have a previous ownership inscription. Some off-setting from front free endpaper to both half-title pages, otherwise text and illustrations are clean and bright. Frontispiece of volume 1 is a fold-out black and white illustration of a traditional japanese scene; that of volume 2 is a color photograph reproduction of a kimono. Each volume also contains a map of "Japan in Provinces." Cream dust jackets with black titles to spines and front panels. Jackets show only very light edgewear, with some browning along edges and spines. Volume 1: 192 pages; volume 2: 190 pages. DRA/082919. Very Good / Very Good.